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Underwater Investigations: Sharks, Dolphins and Mermaids

Three authors engage in underwater investigations that go across fact and fiction. Sharks, dolphins and mermaids come together through inquiries into the unknown.

Fabien Cousteau

Fabien Cousteau is the grandson of famed sea explorer Jacques Cousteau and a third-generation ocean explorer and filmmaker. He has worked with National Geographic, Discovery, PBS and CBS to produce ocean exploration documentaries and continues to produce environmentally-oriented content for schools, books, magazines and newspapers....

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Pamela Turner

Pamela S. Turner was an international health consultant and health policy researcher before turning to writing about science and history for children and young adults. She has lived in Kenya, South Africa, the Marshall Islands, the Philippines and Japan....

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David Wiesner

David Wiesner grew up in suburban New Jersey, known to his classmates as "the kid who could draw." He went on to become a student at the Rhode Island School of Design, where he was able to commit himself to the full-time study of art and to explore further his passion for visual storytelling....

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